Lisa M Jernigan, MD

Family Medicine

Office Locations

Tallahassee Memorial Family Medicine Residency Program - Faculty
1301 Hodges Drive
Tallahassee, FL 32308
Jernigan Lisa 537
Physician Affiliations:


  • Family Medicine
  • AB Family Medicine
  • 1985, University of South Florida, Medical School
  • English

Get to Know the Doctor

Get to Know the Doctor

What do you enjoy doing when you are not working?
Cooking, learning and performing music with my husband Doug, travel, hiking

In your opinion, what’s the most important factor in a doctor-patient relationship?
Mutual trust

What do you find most encouraging about the work you do?
Watching as patients take steps to improve their health.

Do you have any advice for the patients who see you? 
Your physician is there to guide you and partner with you, as you actually do the work of managing your medical conditions or maintaining your health. 

What about your line of work do you find most rewarding and why?
Long-term relationships with entire families.

What can your patients expect from you as their doctor?
I will give them my honest assessment of their issues, and straightforward advice.